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Award of overpriced Covid-19 testing kits doesn’t pass the smell test in Puerto Rico. Never let a crisis go to waste for the opportunity to award corrupt contracts.

This may remind you of the overpriced corrupt contract awards given in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria.  Never let a crisis go to waste for the opportunity to award corrupt contracts.  Why is Puerto Rico known for a culture of … Continue reading

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After doubts, Puerto Rico says it has approval to use 200,000 coronavirus test kits

https://www.miamiherald.com/news/nation-world/world/americas/article241675641.html After doubts, Puerto Rico says it has approval to use 200,000 coronavirus test kits By Jim Wyss April 01, 2020 09:33 AM, Updated April 01, 2020 08:37 PM Puerto Rico’s Health Secretary late Wednesday said the federal government had … Continue reading

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Puerto Rico Woos Home Buyers – WSJ 11-19-15

Incentives change behavior, whether for good or bad. https://www.wsj.com/articles/puerto-rico-woos-home-buyers-1447947744 Puerto Rico Woos Home Buyers Financial incentives are luring home buyers to Puerto Rico, where some jumbo loans have lower down-payment requirements than those in the states. Illustration: Chris Gash By … Continue reading

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